Wits Human Resources makes use of integrated on-line recruiting software to manage all their vacancies. Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the new iRecruitment link  in order to create their profile or visit the advertised Jobs listed in order to apply directly for the advertised job. 

Internal applicants
To view a full list of internal vacancies click on the following link and follow the ‘Apply for Job’ navigation :

External applicants
Click on the advertised Job links below to be re-directed to the on-line recruiting system. All applications are to be made via on-line application. In the event of Technical Difficulties contact: Ms Refilwe Ngwenya,

21st Century Institute vacancies
Click here for a list of vacancies 

Academic Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Senior Lecturer (AC.07.4) Wits School of Governance 04 Dec 2015
Associate Professor (AC.06.3) Wits School of Governance 04 Dec 2015
Lecturer / Associate Lecturer (3 Year renewable contract) (AC.08.4) School of Literature, Language and Media 04 Dec 2015
Two Part-Time Associate Researchers (AC 09) (AC.09.4) Faculty of Commerce, Law & Management 11 Dec 2015
Health Economist (AC.08.4) School of Public Health 31 Dec 2015

Support Vacancies

PositionDepartmentClosing Date
Senior Administrative Assistant (AD11) Permanent Position (AD.11.4) Ophthalmology 01 Dec 2015
Finance Officer ( 1 Year Fixed Term - AD10) (AD.10.4) Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit 01 Dec 2015
Project Site Manager (AD.09.4) School of Public Health 02 Dec 2015
Social Worker (80% appointment) (AD.08.4) Counselling and Careers Development Unit 02 Dec 2015
Senior Finance Officer (AD.08.4) School of Public Health 04 Dec 2015
STUDENT ADVISOR (AD 07) (AD.07.4) Student Support 04 Dec 2015